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Talk Kills

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)
    Great Britain (issued)

  • Date:

    1942 (issued)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Games, Abram, born 1914 - died 1996 (designer)
    War Office (issuer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    colour lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from Adrian Tilbrook in 1971.

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.295-1971

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 60, box I

Physical description

'Talk Kills'. Two posters on one sheet with the same image printed in different colourways. Signed.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)
Great Britain (issued)

Date

1942 (issued)

Artist/maker

Games, Abram, born 1914 - died 1996 (designer)
War Office (issuer)

Materials and Techniques

colour lithography

Marks and inscriptions

Signed.

Dimensions

Height: 37.7 cm size of sheet, Width: 50.2 cm size of sheet

Descriptive line

'Talk Kills'. Two posters on one sheet with the same image printed in different colourways. Designed by Abram Games. Issued by the War Office during the Second World War. Great Britain. 1942.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Summary Catalogue of British Posters to 1988 in the Victoria & Albert Museum in the Department of Design, Prints & Drawing. Emmett Publishing, 1990. 129 p. ISBN: 1 869934 12 1
Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1971

Techniques

Colour lithography

Categories

Prints; Propaganda; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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